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Sushi Yasaka
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Sushi | Upper West Side
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City Vineyard & Wine Garden at Pier 26City Vineyard & Wine Garden at Pier 26
360 reviews
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Contemporary American | West Village, Manhattan

The wine was very good and we order paella that was also very very good. More

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Empellon MidtownEmpellon Midtown
804 reviews
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Contemporary Mexican | Midtown East, Manhattan

One of my favorite restaurants, hands down! I often host a dinner for my project team and this is definitely one of my preferred go-to spots! More

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Empellon TaqueriaEmpellon Taqueria
1602 reviews
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Mexican | West Village, Manhattan

Duck tacos were awesome! Service was fabulous and our server remembered the details! More

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Ethos - GalleryEthos - Gallery
1776 reviews
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Greek | Midtown East, Manhattan

Never had a bad meal. The lavraki was prepared to perfection. As was the tsipoura. Highly recommended Basil More

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FIG & OLIVE MeatpackingFIG & OLIVE Meatpacking
6196 reviews
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Mediterranean | Meatpacking District, Manhattan

I've eaten at the 5th Avenue location numerous times but have never been to the Meatpacking location. I had a group of out of town guests who wanted to walk the High Line and the location was perfect. Service was wonderful, our pear sangria hit the spot and everyone enjoyed their food. We had a fantastic time. I will definitely visit again when in the area. More

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Proper WestProper West
136 reviews
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Contemporary American | Midtown West, Manhattan

Excellent and gracious service, from all support staff. Food was fresh and so good. I appreciated the attention to detail with service, such as someone folding my napkin when I left the table and attentive water service. Didn't expect it. Will be back for sure. More

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Tagine Fine Moroccan CuisineTagine Fine Moroccan Cuisine
181 reviews
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Moroccan | Theater District / Times Square, Manhattan

Isaiah was very reasonable with our reservation despite a private event starting. Will attend again. More

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Boqueria West 40th StreetBoqueria West 40th Street
417 reviews
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Spanish | Midtown West, Manhattan

The restaurant was very cool and the food was delicious! We will be going back for sure. More

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Sarabeth's Park Avenue SouthSarabeth's Park Avenue South
1968 reviews
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American | Gramercy / Flatiron, Manhattan

Consistently great food and service at this location. Far better than the Central Park South location (which should be done away with it’s so bad), and a better setting than UES. It’s also nice that you can almost always find a table because it’s such a large space here. Only downside is that they don’t offer breakfast items at dinner! More

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Benjamin Steakhouse PrimeBenjamin Steakhouse Prime
651 reviews
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American | Midtown East, Manhattan

Superb (as usual)! High five to Victor and the entire team More

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Chef's Table at Brooklyn Fare1. Chef's Table at Brooklyn Fare
11 reviews
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French / Japanese | Midtown West, Manhattan

Excellent. Truly excellent. So full at the end... wear your stretchy trousers or loose dresses More

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Yakitori Tori Shin - Select Counter2. Yakitori Tori Shin - Select Counter
72 reviews
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Japanese | Midtown West, Manhattan

This is truly one of the best Japanese restaurants in NYC. People often focus on sushi with Japanese food. Yakatori is easily one of the best treasures from Japan. Tori Shin is objectively the best in NYC. The select counter adds an interesting additional element to the meal. High-end fish, fried foods, and most importantly, King Crab. The special part about the crab was the fact that it was never frozen and not cooked before arriving at the restaurant - this is unheard of. It was lightly grilled and served medium rare. The best crab I've ever had. Well done boys! More

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Aquavit3. Aquavit
1976 reviews
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Scandinavian | Midtown East, Manhattan

Can’t wait to see the new remodel More

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Belle Harlem4. Belle Harlem
349 reviews
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Contemporary American | Harlem, Manhattan

We had a wonderful time and food was delicious. This restaurant has an incredibly intimate atmosphere, owners are lovely . This is an experience we will remember and cherish. Highly recommend it. More

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Momofuku Ko - Counter Seating5. Momofuku Ko - Counter Seating
515 reviews
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American | East Village, Manhattan

Phenomenal tasting menu, unique and fresh dishes. Wait staff is attentive, friendly and professional. More

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Atto Prime Meats and SeafoodAtto Prime Meats and Seafood
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Steakhouse | Murray Hill, Manhattan

Atto, the latest addition to the New York City's steakhouse brigade, located in the heart of Murray Hill, offers lunch and dinner daily, along with all day bar and lounge dining. A la carte breakfast is served Monday trough Friday, while buffet breakfast is offered on weekends. Planning a special event soon? Book one of our private spaces! Choose between our modern and sleek 40 seat bar and lounge area, 80 seat old-meets-new-New York look dinning room, or 17th floor Penthouse with wrap-around terrace boasting panoramic views of Empire State and Chrysler Building. Our culinary team created a dinner menu that covers all the steakhouse desirables with: shellfish raw bar, seafood steaks, hefty cuts of USDA prime dry-aged beef, assortments of vegetarian salads, pastas, to highlights of the Crudo menu-Black Seabass Crudo, Shrimp Crudo, Atto Roll, Vegan Roll etc. We are looking forward to welcoming you soon! More

Bombay ChowkBombay Chowk
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Indian | Upper East Side, Manhattan

Our Menu is thoughtfully devised by our award renowned chef. Using specialist ingredients and authentic spices, we offer modern and traditional Indian Restaurant, ensuring each dish contains distinctive flavor. All our mouth-watering dishes from the appetizers to the main courses are made by our master chef. The restaurant ambient with charming staff, discreet service and tantalizing dishes that few can compete with, ensures guests to come back for more.More

MemoriaMemoria
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Italian | Midtown East, Manhattan

Located in Midtown East, Memoria offers lunch, dinner and brunch. From polpette and arancini to pappardelle al ragu and traditional cacio e pepe everyone will find what Italy has best to offer. More

Mexicue - UESMexicue - UES
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Tex-Mex | Upper East Side, Manhattan

It all started with a passion for real, made-from-scratch cooking in a food truck that traversed Manhattan and Brooklyn, embracing the vibrant culture of the city. From concert fans to festival goers, day-trippers to lunch-breakers— we fed them all, body and soul. Today, Mexicue has evolved into a restaurant — and lively bar scene — that does things a little differently than the other guys. A little more boldly. And with a lot more flavor and fun. We smoke, braise, char, pickle, juice, mash, grind and create — in a way that is inspired by the Mexican tradition. All with a twist of the American South. We believe in authentic, down-home cooking techniques. Nothing fancy about it. Just good music. Strong, quality drinks. Shareable, mouth-watering food. That’s all the ingredients you need for the perfect neighborhood escape. Created for making memories and kicking back. The ultimate place to unwind and dine — or order a round of tequila to take the night to the next level. More

WindroseWindrose
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Korean | West Village, Manhattan

Nestled in the West Village, Windrose puts a Korean spin on authentic soul food with a menu designed for sharing. More